The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analytics
England / London
Rank 200 302 299
Rank change year-on-year +102 -3  
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 227 118 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.18% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.63% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 70 78
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £298 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £653 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +12.35% +6.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £19.61 £35.50
% change year-on-year +98.87% -44.76%  

Data Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Data Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 35 £525 +16.66% 12
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £375 -
Docklands, London 0 3 £613 +6.52% 1
Data Analytics
England

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 388 (100.00%) Analytics
2 130 (33.51%) Big Data
3 110 (28.35%) Python
4 109 (28.09%) SQL
5 93 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (23.45%) Finance
7 87 (22.42%) Hadoop
8 82 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
9 75 (19.33%) Java
10 67 (17.27%) Big Data Analytics
11 60 (15.46%) R
12 59 (15.21%) Visualisation
13 56 (14.43%) Banking
14 55 (14.18%) Apache Spark
15 51 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
16 50 (12.89%) Data Analysis
17 49 (12.63%) Degree
17 49 (12.63%) Linux
18 44 (11.34%) Apache Hive
19 38 (9.79%) JavaScript
19 38 (9.79%) Mathematics
20 37 (9.54%) Scala
20 37 (9.54%) Oracle
20 37 (9.54%) SAS
21 36 (9.28%) SQL Server
22 35 (9.02%) Data Modelling
23 34 (8.76%) Microsoft
23 34 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
24 33 (8.51%) ETL
24 33 (8.51%) Tableau

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (14.18%) Apache Spark
2 37 (9.54%) SAS
3 20 (5.15%) Apache
4 16 (4.12%) Apache Pig
5 10 (2.58%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.03%) IIS
8 3 (0.77%) nginx
9 2 (0.52%) Confluence
9 2 (0.52%) JBoss
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.84%) MS Office
3 10 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.58%) SPSS
4 5 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.77%) MS Project
6 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.52%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.52%) Unica
3 1 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.80%) SaaS
4 5 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.77%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 3 (0.77%) GitHub
6 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.52%) Firebase
7 2 (0.52%) Force.com
7 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.52%) Heroku
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.32%) HTTP
2 7 (1.80%) Network Security
3 5 (1.29%) Firewall
3 5 (1.29%) SSL
4 4 (1.03%) Internet
5 2 (0.52%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) BGP
6 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (33.51%) Big Data
2 87 (22.42%) Hadoop
3 44 (11.34%) Apache Hive
4 36 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 34 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (8.25%) NoSQL
7 27 (6.96%) Relational Database
8 24 (6.19%) QlikView
9 17 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (3.87%) Data Lake
10 15 (3.87%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (3.09%) HBase
11 12 (3.09%) Power BI
11 12 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (2.84%) KDB
12 11 (2.84%) Spotfire
12 11 (2.84%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.58%) JIRA
3 9 (2.32%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.06%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.29%) Selenium
6 4 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.77%) ERwin
8 2 (0.52%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.52%) CocoaPods
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.52%) Subversion
9 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.26%) Gradle
9 1 (0.26%) JConsole
9 1 (0.26%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.26%) TestRail
9 1 (0.26%) VisualVM
General
1 91 (23.45%) Finance
2 56 (14.43%) Banking
3 29 (7.47%) Retail
4 23 (5.93%) Marketing
5 22 (5.67%) Front Office
6 21 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.09%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.58%) Legal
9 7 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.29%) Back Office
11 5 (1.29%) Games
12 3 (0.77%) Advertising
12 3 (0.77%) German Language
13 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.52%) Automotive
13 2 (0.52%) Billing
13 2 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.52%) Publishing
13 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (26.80%) Developer
2 83 (21.39%) Analyst
3 40 (10.31%) Data Analyst
4 35 (9.02%) Architect
5 27 (6.96%) Business Analyst
5 27 (6.96%) Data Scientist
6 26 (6.70%) Python Developer
7 24 (6.19%) Data Engineer
8 21 (5.41%) Consultant
8 21 (5.41%) Data Architect
9 19 (4.90%) Big Data Developer
10 16 (4.12%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.87%) Data Consultant
12 14 (3.61%) Analytics Manager
12 14 (3.61%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.09%) Big Data Engineer
13 12 (3.09%) Data Business Analyst
14 11 (2.84%) Big Data Architect
14 11 (2.84%) Data Analytics Manager
14 11 (2.84%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.22%) HTML
2 24 (6.19%) AngularJS
3 19 (4.90%) Kafka
4 18 (4.64%) HTML5
5 17 (4.38%) .NET
6 16 (4.12%) CSS
7 12 (3.09%) React
8 10 (2.58%) D3.js
8 10 (2.58%) REST
9 9 (2.32%) Django
9 9 (2.32%) Flask
9 9 (2.32%) JSON
9 9 (2.32%) Web Services
10 8 (2.06%) jQuery
10 8 (2.06%) WPF
11 7 (1.80%) Regular Expression
11 7 (1.80%) XML
12 6 (1.55%) CSS3
12 6 (1.55%) Node.js
12 6 (1.55%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.15%) Algorithms
3 20 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (3.87%) User Experience
6 12 (3.09%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.58%) Derivative
8 9 (2.32%) Credit Risk
8 9 (2.32%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (2.32%) Fintech
9 6 (1.55%) Equities
9 6 (1.55%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.29%) Clustering
10 5 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.03%) Life Science
11 4 (1.03%) Robotics
11 4 (1.03%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.77%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.63%) Linux
2 24 (6.19%) Unix
3 12 (3.09%) Windows
4 6 (1.55%) Solaris
5 4 (1.03%) AIX
5 4 (1.03%) HPUX
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Debian
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (100.00%) Analytics
2 93 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (17.27%) Big Data Analytics
5 59 (15.21%) Visualisation
6 50 (12.89%) Data Analysis
7 38 (9.79%) Mathematics
8 35 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 33 (8.51%) ETL
10 32 (8.25%) Machine Learning
11 31 (7.99%) Project Management
12 25 (6.44%) Data Management
12 25 (6.44%) DevOps
13 23 (5.93%) Data Visualisation
13 23 (5.93%) TDD
14 21 (5.41%) Data Architecture
14 21 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (4.90%) Microservices
15 19 (4.90%) Scrum
16 18 (4.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 110 (28.35%) Python
2 109 (28.09%) SQL
3 75 (19.33%) Java
4 60 (15.46%) R
5 38 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 37 (9.54%) Scala
7 22 (5.67%) C++
8 21 (5.41%) C#
9 20 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.61%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.35%) C
12 11 (2.84%) VBA
13 10 (2.58%) MATLAB
13 10 (2.58%) Perl
14 6 (1.55%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.29%) Ruby
16 4 (1.03%) Apex Code
16 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (12.63%) Degree
2 15 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.09%) PhD
4 8 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) MBA
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) CBAP
7 2 (0.52%) IIBA
7 2 (0.52%) PMP
8 1 (0.26%) CCNP
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.58%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.77%) PMO
4 2 (0.52%) MiFID
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (3.61%) HDFS
2 9 (2.32%) Docker
3 5 (1.29%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.77%) Corosync
5 3 (0.77%) Squid
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (2.58%) Ansible
1 10 (2.58%) Puppet
2 7 (1.80%) Kibana
3 4 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (1.03%) Mesos
4 3 (0.77%) Pacemaker
5 2 (0.52%) Marathon
5 2 (0.52%) Oozie
5 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.26%) Rsyslog
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (9.54%) Oracle
2 34 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.51%) Tableau
4 14 (3.61%) IBM
5 13 (3.35%) Teradata
6 11 (2.84%) Splunk
7 10 (2.58%) Cognos
7 10 (2.58%) Hortonworks
8 9 (2.32%) SAP
9 8 (2.06%) Informatica
10 7 (1.80%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.80%) Intel Security
10 7 (1.80%) RapidMiner
11 6 (1.55%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.55%) Google
11 6 (1.55%) Intel
12 5 (1.29%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.03%) Reuters
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